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Registration now open for noteworthy sprinkler summit in Missouri

Blog Post created by Fred Durso Employee on Feb 3, 2015

 

!http://nfpa.typepad.com/.a/6a00d8351b9f3453ef01bb07e87334970d-320wi|src=http://nfpa.typepad.com/.a/6a00d8351b9f3453ef01bb07e87334970d-320wi|alt=Missouri Fire Sprinkler Coalition|style=margin: 0px 0px 5px 5px;|title=Missouri Fire Sprinkler Coalition|class=asset asset-image at-xid-6a00d8351b9f3453ef01bb07e87334970d img-responsive!The Missouri Fire Sprinkler Coalition will host its first Missouri Sprinkler Summit on March 10 in Columbia, Missouri. The daylong program will be beneficial to anyone having a stake in the issue of fire sprinklers in Missouri, and will be especially beneficial at educating fire service personnel on the subject.


Summit highlights include:


    • overview of the Missouri Fire Sprinkler Coalition

overview of sprinkler standards, including NFPA 13D, Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and Two-Family Dwellings and Manufactured Homes

    1. the homebuilders' perspective on home fire sprinklers

    2. building partnerships and coalitions to promote sprinklers

    3. education and advocacy

    4. firefighter tactics, firefighter safety, and home fire sprinklers

    5. side-by-side live burn/sprinkler demonstration


 

Early registration for the summit is $40 (plus applicable processing fees) if purchased online before March 6. Registration will be $50 on the day of the event for those not registered in advance. To register, visit the coalition's website.


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